Mergers and Acquisitions

Herrington Carmichael has a team of experienced M&A lawyers that bring a combination of legal expertise and commercial awareness to a transaction.
Having acted for owner/managers, SMEs, Private Equity Funds, AIM-listed companies, Venture capitalists and a number of UK and overseas financial institutions on deals ranging from £1m-£350m, Herrington Carmichael's M&A team has experience in a broad range of corporate transactions.

For details of recent projects, please see our Review of Business 2016/17

Our team's extensive knowledge of corporate transactions includes:

  • Share sales and purchases.
  • Joint ventures.
  • International acquisitions and disposals.
  • MBOs.
  • Corporate restructuring (including groups containing LPs and LLPs)
  • Asset sales and purchases (including buying and selling assets from companies in administration).
  • Legal due diligence.

For specialist legal advice please contact:
Yavan Brar on 01189 899713 or by email at
Alex Canham on 01189 899717 or by email at

  "I have had the opportunity of relying on Herrington Carmichael and, in particular, Alex Canham's, expertise in handling the acquisition and disposal of numerous dental practices. What has been an extremely difficult and often frustrating experience in the current climate, has been streamlined and made a painless process by Alex and his team. My sincere thanks for your consistent support, prompt and expert handling of my affairs."
Arthur Walsh.

"The advice given to us surrounding the company purchase was spot on and I can't thank you and your team enough for all of your efforts in closing what proved to be a challenging transaction."
Aziz Elkhadraoui, Director, Newcourt Residential Ltd

The Legal 500 Our corporate and commercial team is delighted to have been recognised in this year's edition of the UK Legal 500 as a leading advisor in the Thames Valley corporate and commercial legal markets
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Key contacts
Yavan Brar
Partner, Head of Corporate and Commercial Department
Alex Canham
Senior Solicitor
Michelle Lamberth
Senior Paralegal